1. [ verb ] happen, as of an event
Synonyms: develop break

"Report the news as it develops" "These political movements recrudesce from time to time"

Related terms: anticipate happen erupt break_through develop development
2. [ verb ] (medicine) become raw or open; as of skin eruptions
Synonyms: break_out erupt

"He broke out in hives" "My skin breaks out when I eat strawberries" "Such boils tend to recrudesce"

Related terms: afflict
Similar spelling:   recrudescence